Kukeri of Bulgaria

An ancient Winter ritual from all over Bulgaria, the Kukeri are masked figures who divert the evil eye, and as they dance through villages they also promote fertility and prosperity for the coming year. So old no one knows when it started, the Kukeri dancers survived the Ottoman empire and Soviet Russia. Read the article […]

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Celebrating the Winter Solstice: Have a Blessed Yule

I want to wish you all a Blessed YULE! Today is the celebration of the Winter Solstice when we celebrate the shortest day and longest night of the year in the northern hemisphere. Witchology.com shares the history of the winter solstice. The Winter Sabbat One of the eight Sabbats of Witchcraft, this season, known as […]

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Anubis

As I meandered through my emails I did a double take as the name Anubis shouted out to me. I have always loved Anubis. When I say his name or picture him in my head I am filled with love and happiness. I have called upon him in times of great danger to myself and […]

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Inside the ‘Hell-Mouth’ of Ireland (video) | aliisaacstoryteller

Ali Issac is our authority for all things magical in Ireland. She shares a marvelous journey into a cave at Cruachan. She says: “Oweynagat is an incredibly female site, in its physicality, its mythology, and in its energy, something I was immediately struck by on my first visit, and so it felt right that this was […]

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How To Start Using Potions In Your Magic — The Traveling Witch

“What Is A Potion? A potion is a liquid created with a magical intention in mind. Potions are sometimes revered to as elixirs, balms, teas, brews, or infusions. Though a traditional potion is usually intended for drinking or topical use, there are many other applications for a potion such as anointing magical tools, divination, and […]

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A WITCHCRAFT TOUR OF ENGLAND #HALLOWEEN #WITCHES | Alison William Writing

“It’s Halloween and that seems like a good excuse to share this post about some of the intriguing places in England with a history of witchcraft. England has a long and varied history of witchcraft. As a tradition stretching back centuries, it is hardly surprising that there are a great variety of places that abound […]

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